Rediscovering Myrna Loy

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Subjects: Man-woman relationships--Drama
Feature films
Crime films
Comedy films
Romance films
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: Standard format
Published: Culver City, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, c1992
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 4 laserdiscs (394 min.) : sd., b&w ; 12 in. + 1 guide ([4] p. : ill. ; 29 cm.)
Added Titles: Roche, Arthur Somers, 1883-1935 Penthouse
Marion, Frances, 1888-1973 Prizefighter and the lady
Cohen, Octavus Roy, 1891-1959 I love you again
Analytic Titles: Penthouse
Prizefighter and the lady
Manhattan melodrama
I love you again
Additional Authors: Van Dyke, Walter, 1823-1905
Baxter, Warner, 1889-1951
Loy, Myrna, 1905-1993
Butterworth, Charles, 1896-1946
Clarke, Mae
Holmes, Phillips, 1907-1942
Gordon, C. Henry, 1884-1940
Baer, Max, 1909-1959
Carnera, Primo, 1906-1967
Dempsey, Jack, 1895-1983
Huston, Walter, 1884-1950
Kruger, Otto, 1885-1974
Gable, Clark, 1901-1960
Powell, William, 1892-1984
McHugh, Frank, 1899-1981
Lowe, Edmund, 1890-1971
Goodrich, Frances
Hackett, Albert
Mahin, John Lee, 1902-1984
Meehan, John, 1890-1954
Gordon, Leon, 1884-1960
Watkins, Maurine
Turner Entertainment Co
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0792814479
ISBN: 9780792814474
UPC: 027616279965
Videorecording number: ML102799
Laserdisc, NTSC, extended play (CLV); CX noise-reduction
In English
Cast: Penthouse: Warner Baxter, Myrna Loy, Charles Butterworth, Mae Clarke, Phillips Holmes, C. Henry Gordon
Cast: The prizefighter and the lady: Myrna Loy, Max Baer, Primo Carnera, Jack Dempsey, Walter Huston, Otto Kruger
Cast: Manhattan melodrama: Clark Gable, William Powell, Myrna Loy
Cast: I love you again: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Frank McHugh, Edmund Lowe
Originally produced as 4 motion pictures between 1933-1940
Container insert features biographical notes on Loy by Roddy McDowall and film summaries
Special features: 4 original theatrical trailers for each film, at the end of each film (2 min. each)
Summary: Collection of four Myrna Loy early films, each directed by W.S. Van Dyke
Contents: Side 1, chapter 1-Side 2 chapter 16. Penthouse / Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett ; from the Cosmopolitan Magazine story by Arthur Somers Roche ; musical score by Dr. William Axt ; photographed by Lucien Andriot and Harold Rossen ; film editor, Robert J. Kern (1933, 92 min.) ---
Side 3, chapter 17-Side 4 chapter 38. The prizefighter and the lady / Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin and John Meehan ; from the story by Frances Marion ; photographed by Lester White ; film editor, Robert J. Kern (1933, 106 min.) ---
Side 5, chapter 39-Side 6 chapter 62. Manhattan melodrama / Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; photographed by James Wong Howe ; film editor, Ben Lewis (1934, 94 min.) ---
Side 7, chapter 63-Side 8 chapter 81. I love you again / Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke ; original story by Leon Gordon and Maurine Watkins ; based on the novel by Octavus Roy Cohen ; photography, Oliver T. Marsh ; editor, Gene Ruggiero (1940, 102 min.)
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 29825527
ISBN/ISSN: 0792814479